Brown Named Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of CSX Transportation

CSX Transportation (CSXT) has announced that David A. Brown will become executive vice president and chief operating officer upon the retirement of Tony Ingram, on December 31, 2009.

Brown has most recently been vice president and chief transportation officer, with operational responsibility for the railroad's 21,000 mile-transportation network. He will be succeeded in that role by Cindy M. Sanborn, who has been serving as vice president of the railroad's northern region, responsible for operations and service.